• Short Summary

    South Korean Army contingents paraded in Seoul's City Stadium to celebrate the fourth Armed Forces Day, October 1.

  • Description

    South Korean Army contingents paraded in Seoul's City Stadium to celebrate the fourth Armed Forces Day, October 1. President Syngman Rhee, flanked by Mrs. Rhee and top-ranking Korean Army and United Nations Command Officers, took the salute.
    An air display by Korean and United States Air Forces followed with formation flying by four F-86 jets; a demonstration by United States Air Force jet bomber, KB-50, of mid-air re-fuelling of a reconnaissance bomber RB-66 and a F-100 jet fighter; and more F-86's mock attacked ground targets with rockets and napalm petrol bombs.
    The ground and aerial displays and with jet T-33's flying in battle formation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7JWN5Q3ENMJIE4B15J7W6RYL4
    Media URN:
    VLVA7JWN5Q3ENMJIE4B15J7W6RYL4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    SOUTH KOREA: DEFENCE - Fourth Army day parade

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